TCS Teams up with SAP to Build the IRDM Solution

Published On: November 19th 2018 at 1:20 PM

Tata Consultancy ServicesTata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced it is partnering with SAP to build the Intelligent Rail Digital Maintenance (iRDM) solution, powered by SAP® Leonardo, to help rail customers digitally transform their businesses.

TCS’ iRDM Solution leverages cutting edge technologies including Internet of Things, machine learning, advanced analytics, big data, drones and mobility components of SAP Leonardo to carry out drone based safety inspections, remote monitoring of the condition of all asset classes, including rolling stock, tracks, structures and way side equipment, and perform predictive maintenance to prevent critical component failures. The Solution’s digital asset maintenance functionality integrates with customers’ enterprise asset management processes.

The new solution is expected to improve safety, reduce unplanned outages, enhance efficiency and reduce capital equipment investments by extending the useful life of assets.

About Tata Consultancy Services:

Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that has been partnering with many of the world’s largest businesses in their transformation journeys for the last fifty years. TCS offers a consulting-led, Cognitive powered, integrated portfolio of IT, Business & Technology Services, and engineering. This is delivered through its unique Location Independent Agile delivery model, recognized as a benchmark of excellence in software development.

A part of the Tata group, India’s largest multinational business group, TCS has over 411,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $ 19.09 billion for year ended March 31, 2018 and is listed on the BSE {formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and the NSE {National Stock Exchange) in India. TCS’ proactive stance on climate change and award winning work with communities across the world have earned it a place in leading sustainability indices such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index {DJSI), MSCI Global Sustainability Index and the FTSE4Good Emerging Index